When Is National Opening Day?

The internet history of Opening Day

7th of April is National Opening Day

  First detected on the 8th of April 2015

  95 tweets


Is It Opening Day Today?

It's Opening day on the 7th of April.

The most recent detection of references to Opening Day was 1 year, 7 months ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 7th of April. In total we detected 86 total unique days being shared such as Beer Day which had 31,004 people talking about it, or Burrito Day having 713 tweets.


How Is The Date For Opening Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Opening Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on April 7, 2017 across social media making references to 'Opening Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Student Athlete, No Housework or Beard Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Opening Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


I'd Like To Promote National Opening Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Opening Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Opening Day's visibility.

Can I Register Opening Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Opening day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.



Is it National Opening Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.


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Hang On, It Was National Opening Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Opening Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Opening Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Opening day, then the date shown for National Opening Day, could come up twice :D

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National Opening Day

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On April 7th


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National Opening Day, on the 7th of April

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